Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

March 28, 2013

Buster Miller

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Buster Miller — Buster Miller

BLUEWELL — Buster Miller, 97, of Bluewell, went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, March 26, 2013. He was preceded in death by his is loving wife of 67 years, Mildred; a son, Buster, Jr.; and one great-grandson, J.J. Hill; one sister, and eight brothers.

Buster was born and raised in Jenkinjones for most of his life and worked in Jenkinjones and Conklintown until moving to Bluewell 12 years ago. He worked at the Pocahontas Fuel Co. tipple for 42 years. He was a member of the Cumberland Road Church of God.

He is survived by: three daughters: Wanda (Jim) Coe of Bluewell, Delsia (Jim) Dillon of Conklintown, Nancy (Jimbo) Palmer of Bluewell; four sons: Harold (Jean) Miller of Bluefield, Va., Nick (Zina) Miller of Bluefield, Va., Glenn (Brenda) Miller of Bluefield, Va., Danny (Michelle) Miller of Princeton; Loving daughter-in-law: Sylvia Miller of Skygusty;15 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, March 29, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home Chapel in Bluewell with Rev. Jim Coe, Jr., Bishop Frank Sexton and Bishop Glen York officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, Va., where Nicky and Johnny Miller, Sonny Miller, Jimmie Dillon, Jr., Jim Hill, and Danny Miller, Jr. will serve as pallbearers.

Friends may call on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Online condolences will be accepted at

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home, 3431 Coal Heritage Road (Bluewell), Bluefield, WV 24701 is serving the family.